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Portuguese translation of “appreciation”


noun [no plural]   /əˌpriː·ʃiˈeɪ·ʃən/
an understanding of how good something or someone is
apreciação, apreço
His appreciation of art increased as he grew older.
a feeling of being grateful for something
apreciação, agradecimento
To show our appreciation, we’ve bought you a little present.
(Definition of appreciation noun from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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